Calculus III (152-49-302) Instructor:  Ash, J.M.
Quarter:  Spring, 2007
Time:  TTh 1:30 - 3:00
Campus:  LPC
Room:  Levan 401
Phone(s): (773)325-4216
Fax: (773)325-7807
Office: 519 SAC
Office Hours: TTh 10:05 - 11:35, also by appointment



MAT 151 or placement by the Mathematics Diagnostic Test. Prerequisites are strictly enforced by the Math Department. A prerequisite can only be waived by the approval of the instructor and the department chair.

Textbooks and other materials

Single Variable Calculus, Volume 2, 5th Edition, by J. Stewart, Brooks/Cole, 2005. ISBN 0-534-49676-8
A scientific calculator is required.

Summary of Course

Chapter 8 - Techniques of integration

8.3    Trigonometric substitution
8.4    Integration of ration series by substitution       
8.5    Strategy for integration
8.8    Improper integrals

Chapter 10 - Differential equations

10.1    Modeling with differential equations
10.3    Direction fields and Euler's method
10.4    Exponential growth and decay
10.6    Linear equations

Chapter 12 - Infinite sequences and series

12.1    Sequences
12.2    Series
12.3    The integral test and estimates of sums
12.4    The comparison tests
12.5    Alternating series
12.6    Absolute convergence and the ratio and root tests
12.7    Strategy for testing series
12.8    Power series
12.9    Representation of functions as power series
12.10  Taylor and Maclaurin series
12.11  The binomial series

Homework and Grading Policy

Midterm and final exams, in class and closed book will count equally in determining a preliminary grade. Homework will be assigned each class day, discussed the next class day, collected the next class day and will increase or decrease the preliminary grade by at most one grade. For example, B+ and satisfactory homework = A-. Make-up exams will not be given. The final exam will be from 11:45-2:00 on Friday, June 15, 2007.


Classroom lectures and discussion.



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